ACT Small Business Hardship Scheme
Applications will open for the ACT Small Business Hardship Scheme on the 15th November.
The Scheme will reimburse businesses for costs incurred for electricity, gas and rates paid between 1 July to 31 December 2021 and commercial vehicle registration paid between 1 January 2021 and 31 December 2021, up to the value of $10,000 per business.
To be eligible businesses must have:
• an annual turnover of more than $30,000 and less than $2 million;
• a valid and active ABN and if required be registered for GST on or before 1 April 2021 (please note, only one application can be submitted per ABN); and
• demonstrate primary operation in the ACT as at 1 April 2021.
*If you have already applied for a COVID-19 Business Support Grant (BSG), please have your BSG application reference number ready to include in this application so you don’t have to re-supply information you may have already provided.
Applications will remain open until 31 January 2022.
Read more and learn how to apply here: https://www.act.gov.au/business/business-support/covid-19-economic-support-for-business
As always, if you have any questions do not hesitate to contact our office!
The Halletts Team